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Moving power to advance racial equity

Written by: Hanh Le

Date: February 25, 2020

The Weissberg Foundation is a small, family foundation based in Arlington, Virginia. It was started in 1988 by real estate developer and engaged citizen Marvin Weissberg. We have always operated with a broad vision for social… Read More

Equity isn’t a declaration, it’s a purpose that drives action

Written by: Amber W. Brown

Date: February 25, 2020

Coastal Community Foundation is located along and serves the coast of South Carolina. With more than $300 million dollars in assets, CCF is among the top 100 community foundations in the nation. With a mission to… Read More

Responsive Philanthropy February 2020

Written by: Jeanné Lewis

Date: February 25, 2020

Dear Readers, “If there is no struggle there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom and yet deprecate agitation are men who want crops without plowing up the ground … This struggle may be… Read More

The power of bridging issue silos through funding collaboratives

Written by: Unbound Philanthropy

Date: October 07, 2019

Unbound Philanthropy’s Taryn Higashi interviews Anita Khashu of Four Freedoms Fund, Bridgit Antoinette Evans of Pop Culture Collaborative and Aleyamma Mathew of Collaborative for Women’s Safety and Dignity to discuss the role of cross-issue collaboratives and… Read More

How philanthropy can help us be better as a nation

Written by: Rick Williams

Date: October 07, 2019

Rick Williams, Sobrato Family Foundation’s chief executive, reflects on his 20 years in philanthropy and suggests 10 priority action items for the sector to help America reach its full potential. As I announce my retirement and… Read More

Philanthropy for change, not charity

Written by: Wes Moore

Date: October 07, 2019

For Robin Hood, community-grounded policy efforts are essential in its fight against poverty in New York City. You don’t have to look very far to see that we are in a critical moment in the poverty… Read More

As the South Grows

Read the latest reports on philanthropy in the South.


Responsive Philanthropy June 2020

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Responsive Philanthropy Archive

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Pennies for Progress

Read our latest report in The Philanthropic Landscape series!



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